Judith Magdalena Maria Grobler, 1849

Name
Judith Magdalena Maria /Grobler/
Given names
Judith Magdalena Maria
Surname
Grobler
Birth July 23, 1849 26 37

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Baptism September 3, 1849 27 37 (aged 1 month)
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MarriagePetrus Johannes du PlessisView this family
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Citation details: Death notice: Petrus Johannes DU PLESSIS (1899), MOOC 6/9/392 #2408, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8SMQ-8?i=1983&cat=331262 image 1984/2166 : accessed 6 Apr 2017
Quality of data: secondary evidence
Death of a paternal grandfatherNicolaas Johannes Grobler
January 13, 1851 (aged 1 year) Age: 65 years
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d.
Citation details: Death notice: Nicolaas Johannes GROBLER (1851), MOOC 6/9/53 #664, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:S3HY-DB5S-JKV?mode=g&i=356&cat=331262 image 357/2173 : accessed 11 Mar 2017
Quality of data: primary evidence
Epidemic
Influenza
from 1857 to 1859 (aged 9 years)

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Note: In 1857-1859, there was an extremely severe worldwide outbreak of influenza.
War
American Civil War
from April 1861 to May 1865 (aged 15 years)

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Note: In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues includin…

In the spring of 1861, tensions between the northern and southern United States over issues including state's right versus federal authority, westward expansion and slavery exploded into the American Civil War.

Historical Event
South African Republic
from 1852 to 1902 (aged 52 years)

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Note: The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Trans…

The South African Republic (Dutch: Zuid-Afrikaansche Republiek, ZAR), often referred to as the Transvaal and sometimes as the Republic of Transvaal, was an independent and internationally recognised country in Southern Africa from 1852 to 1902.

Historical Event
Orange Free State
from 1854 to 1902 (aged 52 years)

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Note: The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer…

The Orange Free State (Dutch: Oranje-Vrijstaat, Afrikaans: Oranje-Vrystaat) was an independent Boer sovereign republic in southern Africa during the second half of the 19th century, and later a British colony and a province of the Union of South Africa. It is the historical precursor to the present-day Free State province.

Economic Event
Economic depression
1865 (aged 15 years)
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Death of a maternal grandmotherJohanna Elizabeth Botha
October 27, 1867 (aged 18 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Elizabeth BOTHA (1867), MOOC 6/9/121 #3981, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-MS3G-J?mode=g&i=1193&cat=331262 image 1194/2192 : accessed 7 Apr 2017
Citation details: Botha, p369, b1c7d6e2.
Economic Event
Diamonds discovered
1867 (aged 17 years)
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Note: The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250…

The Eureka Diamond was the first diamond discovered in South Africa. It weighed 21.25 carats (4.250 g), and was found by Erasmus Jacobs near Hopetown on the Orange River in 1867. The diamond, cut to a 10.73-carat (2.146 g) cushion-shaped brilliant, is currently on display at the Mine Museum in Kimberley. The discovery of diamonds in South Africa led to the Kimberley Diamond Rush, and marked the beginning of the Mineral Revolution.

Economic Event
Gold discovered
September 1873 (aged 24 years)
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Note: Pilgrim's rest declared a gold field.
War
First Boer War
from December 20, 1880 to March 23, 1881 (aged 31 years)

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Economic Event
Gold discovered
1881 (aged 31 years)
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Note: In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamest…

In 1881 gold in the Barberton area was discovered by Tom McLachlan who found alluvial gold at Jamestown. However due to the location (the hot lowveld region was rife with malaria) no-one wanted to go there until Auguste Roberts (French Bob) discovered gold in Concession Creek in 20 June 1883. This discovery resulted in a gold rush to the area.

Death of a fatherWillem Isaak Grobler
January 13, 1886 (aged 36 years)
Citation details: Death notice: Willem Isaak GROBLER (1886), MOOC 6/9/229 #177/1886, (https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQF-D9HT-D?cc=2517051&wc=WV44-S8Z%3A1598082388 : 12 September 2017), 007844955 > image 191 of 2041; Pietermaritzburg Archives (Formerly Natal State Archives), South Africa : accessed 3 Jan 2019
Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
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13.6.1886

Description of Albert District

Albert - Hierdie is 'n distrik.`n Kaart van die oosgrens van 1848 tot 1894 dui die distrik as volg aan. Aan die Westekant vorm die Stormbergspruit die grens tussen die distrik Albert en distrik Colesberg. Aadie suidekant vorm die Suurberg , Bamboesberg en Stormberge. Aan die Oostekant vorm die Drakensberg die grens en aan die Noordekant is die Oranje rivier die grens vir die westelike Noordgrens en meer na die Ooste vorm die Witteberge die grens. Volgens die kaart val Lady Grey net buite die Albert distrik

Economic Event
Gold discovered
1886 (aged 36 years)
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Note: Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precur…

Discovery of the Main Reef in Witwatersrand. Gold rushes to Pilgrim's Rest and Barberton were precursors to the biggest discovery of all, the Main Reef/Main Reef Leader on Gerhardus Oosthuizen's farm Langlaagte, Portion C, in 1886, the Witwatersrand Gold Rush and the subsequent rapid development of the gold field there, the biggest of them all.

Death of a sisterJohanna Hendrina Elizabeth Grobbelaar
March 6, 1899 (aged 49 years) Age: 58 years 4 months
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Citation details: Death registration Johanna Hendrina Elizabetha GROBLAAR: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-438935-58?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1899 > Cradock > image 89 of 352; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: March 11, 1899
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  1. Plaats van Overlede: Eigen huis te Brakfontein,
  2. Plaats bepaald voor de Begrafenis: Brakfontein
  3. Oorzaken van Dood: Bors water
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Citation details: Death notice: Johanna Hendrina Elizabeth GROBBELAAR (1899), MOOC 6/9/387 #1155, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8S9P-4?mode=g image 670/2166 : accessed 4 March 2017
Date of entry in original source: March 9, 1899
Quality of data: primary evidence
Death of a husbandPetrus Johannes du Plessis
July 28, 1899 (aged 50 years) Age: 47 years 11 months

Citation details: Death notice: Petrus Johannes DU PLESSIS (1899), MOOC 6/9/392 #2408, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQJ-8SMQ-8?i=1983&cat=331262 image 1984/2166 : accessed 6 Apr 2017
Epidemic
Bubonic plague
February 1, 1901 (aged 51 years)

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Note: Bubonic plague breaks out in Cape Town.
Death of a motherJudith Magdalena Odendaal
October 30, 1901 (aged 52 years)
Address: Elandsfontein, Ward 2, Subdistrict Venterstad, District Albert
Cause: old age
Citation details: Death registration Judith Magdalena ODENDAL: FamilySearch (https://familysearch.org/pal:/MM9.3.1/TH-1-159394-36875-99?cc=1779109 : accessed 11 October 2015), 1901 > Albert > image 254 of 309; National Archives, Pretoria.
Date of entry in original source: November 1, 1901
Quality of data: primary evidence
Citation details: Death notice: Judith Magdalena ODENDAAL (1901), MOOC 6/9/441 #4318/1901, https://familysearch.org/ark:/61903/3:1:3Q9M-CSQ6-G9NW-Z?i=1714&cat=331262 image 1715/2149 : accessed 21 Mar 2017
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Citation details: Grobbelaar, p560, b6c2d2e.
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3 October 1901 Burgersdorp

Description of Albert District

Albert - Hierdie is 'n distrik.`n Kaart van die oosgrens van 1848 tot 1894 dui die distrik as volg aan. Aan die Westekant vorm die Stormbergspruit die grens tussen die distrik Albert en distrik Colesberg. Aadie suidekant vorm die Suurberg , Bamboesberg en Stormberge. Aan die Oostekant vorm die Drakensberg die grens en aan die Noordekant is die Oranje rivier die grens vir die westelike Noordgrens en meer na die Ooste vorm die Witteberge die grens. Volgens die kaart val Lady Grey net buite die Albert distrik

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War
Second Boer War
from October 11, 1899 to May 31, 1902 (aged 52 years)

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Death of a brotherWillem Isaak Grobler
January 1903 (aged 53 years)

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Death of a brotherJohannes Samuel Grobler
February 18, 1903 (aged 53 years)
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Epidemic
Pneumonic plague
February 1904 (aged 54 years)

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Note: Pneumonic plague breaks out in Johannesburg.
Epidemic
Tuberculosis
1906 (aged 56 years)

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Note: Tuberculosis reaches epidemic proportions in South Africa.
Historical Event
Union of South Africa
May 31, 1910 (aged 60 years)

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Note: Union of South Africa established.
Epidemic
Smallpox
1912 (aged 62 years)

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Note: Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cas…

Smallpox outbreaks: The outbreak of smallpox is reported in the Malay Location, Johannesburg and cases of smallpox are discovered in Durban.

Death of a brotherNicolaas Johannes Grobler
August 26, 1913 (aged 64 years)
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Citation details: Gravestone: Maria Magdalena MARAIS (1840-1912) and Nicolaas Johannes GROBLER (1839-1913), http://www.graves-at-eggsa.org/main.php?g2_itemId=3189335 : accessed 24 Mar 2017
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3 Sep 1913

War
World War I
from July 28, 1914 to November 11, 1918 (aged 69 years)

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Epidemic
Spanish flu
1918 (aged 68 years)

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Note: An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit…

An estimated 500,000 people die from the Spanish flu epidemic in South Africa, the fifth hardest hit country in the world.

Prime minister
Louis Botha
from May 31, 1910 to August 27, 1919 (aged 70 years)

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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 3, 1919 to June 30, 1924 (aged 74 years)

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Economic Event
Wall Street Crash
October 1929 (aged 80 years)

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Note: The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression i…

The Wall Street Crash sets off the Great Depression, the most severe worldwide economic depression in the 20th century.

Prime minister
James Barry Munnik Hertzog
from June 30, 1924 to September 5, 1939 (aged 90 years)

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War
World War II
from September 1, 1939 to September 2, 1945 (aged 96 years)

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Prime minister
Jan Christiaan Smuts
from September 5, 1939 to June 4, 1948 (aged 98 years)

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Prime minister
Daniel Francois Malan
from June 4, 1948 to November 30, 1954 (aged 105 years)

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Prime minister
Johannes Gerhardus Strijdom
from November 30, 1954 to August 24, 1958 (aged 109 years)

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Economic Event
Rand adopted
February 14, 1961 (aged 111 years)
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Note: Decimalisation of currency replaces the South African pound with the South African rand.
Historical Event
Republic of South Africa
May 31, 1961 (aged 111 years)

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Note: South Africa becomes a republic.
Prime minister
Hendrik Frensch Verwoerd
from September 2, 1958 to September 6, 1966 (aged 117 years)

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Prime minister
Balthazar Johannes Vorster
from September 13, 1966 to October 2, 1978 (aged 129 years)

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Death
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